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Articles: How to Practice Radical Gratitude

By Christine Carter | November 19, 2014

Are you burnt out on gratitude even before Thanksgiving? Christine Carter offers three ways to keep your feelings of gratefulness fresh.

 
Most parents yell at their kids at one time or another, but as stress and exhaustion increase over the holidays, some parents yell more. Rona gives us her tips and tricks for yelling less.

Videos and Podcasts: Is Yelling the New Spanking?

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 20, 2012

Most parents yell at their kids at one time or another, but as stress and exhaustion increase over the holidays, some parents yell more. Rona gives us her tips and tricks for yelling less.

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: Is Yelling the New Spanking?

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 20, 2012

Our guide to yelling less during the holidays.

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: Managing Routines, Sleep, and Sugar Intake so Kids Can Thrive

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 13, 2012

Providing more structure over the holidays

 
The holidays are so fun, but many kids get really out of whack. How to manage moodiness and exhaustion at this time of year.

Videos and Podcasts: Managing routines, sleep, and sugar intake so kids can thrive

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 13, 2012

The holidays are so fun, but many kids get really out of whack. How to manage moodiness and exhaustion at this time of year.

 
A new slew of tips from Rona and I for fostering gratitude—and combating entitlement—in our children.

Videos and Podcasts: Giving Thanks

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | November 15, 2012

A new slew of tips from Rona and I for fostering gratitude—and combating entitlement—in our children.

 
With Thanksgiving approaching, Christine Carter offers three ways to help adults and kids truly make the holidays a time for gratitude.

Videos and Podcasts: Holiday Gratitude Traditions

By Christine Carter | November 12, 2012

With Thanksgiving approaching, Christine Carter offers three ways to help adults and kids truly make the holidays a time for gratitude.

 

Raising Happiness: Greater Happiness in 5 Minutes a Day

By Christine Carter | September 10, 2012

How to teach kids loving-kindness meditation

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: 5 Tips for Dealing with Difficult Relatives Over the Holidays

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 22, 2011

Sometimes the holidays are hard because of other people.

 
Think you have to put up with your mean mother or drunk uncle again at your big holiday meal this year? Think again. Rona and I discuss five ways to make challenging relationships less difficult over the holidays.

Videos and Podcasts: 5 Tips for Dealing with Difficult Relatives Over the Holidays

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 22, 2011

Think you have to put up with your mean mother or drunk uncle again at your big holiday meal this year? Think again. Rona and I discuss five ways to make challenging relationships less difficult over the holidays.

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: Wishing it Was Over Already?

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 15, 2011

If your holidays are feeling more stressful than happy, you aren't alone.

 
Rona and I talk about ways to manage the stress that sometimes comes during the holiday season—and that affects both our parenting and our happiness.

Videos and Podcasts: Wishing it Was Over Already?

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 15, 2011

Rona and I talk about ways to manage the stress that sometimes comes during the holiday season—and that affects both our parenting and our happiness.

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: Holiday Traditions that Foster Happiness

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 8, 2011

This is the most wonderful time of the year--for happiness-inducing traditions!

 
Rona and I discuss why some holiday traditions can fuel our children’s happiness, and give several suggestions for fun, joy-inducing holiday rituals.

Videos and Podcasts: Holiday Traditions that Foster Happiness

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 8, 2011

Rona and I discuss why some holiday traditions can fuel our children’s happiness, and give several suggestions for fun, joy-inducing holiday rituals.

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: Kids Got the Gimmies?

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 1, 2011

Wanting more stuff--and even getting it--doesn't make us happy.

 
As the holiday marketing machine ramps up and the lists for Santa start to lengthen, Rona and I pause to reflect on what research shows contributes to materialism kids.

Videos and Podcasts: Kids Got the Gimmies?

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | December 1, 2011

As the holiday marketing machine ramps up and the lists for Santa start to lengthen, Rona and I pause to reflect on what research shows contributes to materialism kids.

 

Raising Happiness: Video: How to Make Your Holidays Happy

By Christine Carter | November 23, 2011

 

Raising Happiness: These Dads Get It

By Christine Carter | June 15, 2011

(and they're getting some action, too.)

 

Articles: 6 Simple Practices to Handle Holiday Stress

By James Baraz | December 9, 2010

James Baraz explains how you can really enjoy the holidays.

 

Raising Happiness: The Dumb Jock Myth

By Christine Carter | December 7, 2010

Exercise makes kids smart—and happy

 

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